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Sisters Found Dead Inside Crown Heights Home, Police Say - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - January 19, 2018 - 7:42pm

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Sisters Found Dead Inside Crown Heights Home, Police Say
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CROWN HEIGHTS, NY — Two elderly sisters were found dead inside a Crown Heights home on Friday afternoon, the NYPD said. The sisters, who were in their 70s, were found by police inside the home at 1023 Union St., near Franklin Avenue, at about 2:04 p.m ...

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Brooklyn Real Estate Six Months Later: One Sold, Three in Contract - Brownstoner

Prospect Heights via Google News - January 19, 2018 - 10:48am

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Brooklyn Real Estate Six Months Later: One Sold, Three in Contract
Brownstoner
Here's a look at how four of our featured listings from six months ago fared on the market. First, we have a two-family Prospect Heights brownstone that needs work — maybe a fair amount of it — but could polish up into something nice. It's at 552 ...

Forest City lays off 20 staffers at BK office - The Real Deal Magazine

Atlantic Yards via Google News - January 18, 2018 - 6:28pm

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Forest City lays off 20 staffers at BK office
The Real Deal Magazine
The company has laid off 20 staffers from its Brooklyn office, according to the Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park Report. Some workers will be let go effective at the end of the week, while others will leave at later dates. The layoffs come on the heels of ...

Public advocate on Waterpointe: 'We need to prepare for litigation' - Queens Chronicle

Atlantic Yards via Google News - January 18, 2018 - 2:45pm

Queens Chronicle
Public advocate on Waterpointe: 'We need to prepare for litigation'
Queens Chronicle
She also explained "one of the reasons why" she was asked to speak at the We Love Whitestone meeting is because she was a plaintiff in litigation against development at Atlantic Yards in Brooklyn. James' statements, which were well-received, came after ...

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Hazardous Substance At Foster-Laurie School: 11 Hurt, Says FDNY - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - January 18, 2018 - 12:18pm

Hazardous Substance At Foster-Laurie School: 11 Hurt, Says FDNY
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PROSPECT-LEFFERTS GARDENS, BROOKLYN — Eleven people were injured by a "strong smelling" hazardous material in a public elementary school Thursday morning, said officials. Emergency responders rushed to the third floor of Public School 397 at 490 ...

Crown Heights Fire Battled By 100 Firefighters, FDNY Say - Patch.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - January 17, 2018 - 1:34pm

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Crown Heights Fire Battled By 100 Firefighters, FDNY Say
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CROWN HEIGHTS, BROOKLYN – More than 100 firefighters battled a wild blaze in a Crown Heights home Wednesday afternoon, officials said. The fire erupted on the top floor of a four-story house on Brooklyn Avenue between Dean and Pacific streets just ...

Bruce Ratner Drops Stake in Pacific Park to 5%; Sells to Greenland USA - The Jewish Voice (blog)

Atlantic Yards via Google News - January 17, 2018 - 5:54am

The Jewish Voice (blog)
Bruce Ratner Drops Stake in Pacific Park to 5%; Sells to Greenland USA
The Jewish Voice (blog)
Sources told The Post that in the restructuring of shares, Greenland USA, Forest City New York's partner on the giant Brooklyn project, will be increasing its stake from 70 percent to 95 percent. This will put the formerly Atlantic Yards under almost ...

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Forest City Ratner CEO Launches NYC Development Firm - Commercial Property Executive

Atlantic Yards via Google News - January 17, 2018 - 5:19am

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Forest City Ratner CEO Launches NYC Development Firm
Commercial Property Executive
As a longtime executive at Forest City, Gilmartin spearheaded the development of the New York Times Building, the 22-acre Pacific Park—formerly known as Atlantic Yards—mixed-use development in Brooklyn and Barclays Center among other major projects ...

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MaryAnne Gilmartin Leaves Forest City to Start Development Firm With L&L Execs - Commercial Observer

Atlantic Yards via Google News - January 16, 2018 - 3:55pm

MaryAnne Gilmartin Leaves Forest City to Start Development Firm With L&L Execs
Commercial Observer
Gilmartin, who will be the chief executive officer of L&L MAG, confirmed the move to Commercial Observer yesterday after Brooklyn business website The Bridge first reported the news. She's also taking four of Forest City's top executives, Jeffrey Rosen ...

Forest City Sells Most Of Its Stake In Pacific Park Development To ... - BKLYNER

Atlantic Yards via Google News - January 16, 2018 - 10:29am

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Forest City Sells Most Of Its Stake In Pacific Park Development To ...
BKLYNER
PACIFIC PARK – Real estate investment firm Forest City announced on Monday that it has restructured Greenland Forest City Partners—the joint venture that is developing Pacific Park, the 22-acre mixed-use development adjacent to the Barclays Center ...
Greenland Boosts Stake in $5B Pacific Park Project in NYC to 95%Mingtiandi
Greenland says Pacific Park's B4 site will remain residentialThe Real Deal Magazine

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Greenland Boosts Stake in $5B Pacific Park Project in NYC to 95% - Mingtiandi

Atlantic Yards via Google News - January 16, 2018 - 8:46am

Mingtiandi
Greenland Boosts Stake in $5B Pacific Park Project in NYC to 95%
Mingtiandi
Greenland USA made a splash in October 2013 by agreeing to take a 70 percent stake in the project at Pacific Park, then called Atlantic Yards, as part of a $19 billion overseas investment binge by the Shanghai government-owned firm. The company paid a ...
Greenland says Pacific Park's B4 site will remain residentialThe Real Deal Magazine

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New Design for Prospect Heights Residential Development - BKLYNER

Prospect Heights via Google News - January 15, 2018 - 12:28pm

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New Design for Prospect Heights Residential Development
BKLYNER
The building will feature black balconies and light tan panels, with slatted screens on the bottom floor in the same vein of unobtrusive modern urban design that can be seen in new residential buildings across Brooklyn. BizDesigns LLC is also behind a ...

“It's time”: MaryAnne Gilmartin talks leaving Forest City, launching new firm - The Real Deal Magazine

Atlantic Yards via Google News - January 15, 2018 - 9:02am

The Real Deal Magazine
“It's time”: MaryAnne Gilmartin talks leaving Forest City, launching new firm
The Real Deal Magazine
Outsourcing the government relations work to L&L MAG is yet another way that Forest City, which became a real estate investment trust in 2016, is limiting its exposure to the project once known as Atlantic Yards. The New York Post reported on Sunday ...

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Redesign Revealed for 731-733 Bergen Street, Prospect Heights, Brooklyn - New York YIMBY

Prospect Heights via Google News - January 15, 2018 - 6:30am

New York YIMBY
Redesign Revealed for 731-733 Bergen Street, Prospect Heights, Brooklyn
New York YIMBY
It was nearly two and a half years ago that YIMBY last reported on permits and a rendering for 731 and 733 Bergen Street, in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn. Today, we have the first rendering of the project's redesign, by Bizdesigns LLC. The new structure ...

Farewell, Forest City? MaryAnne Gilmartin may be teaming up with L&L principals on new firm - The Real Deal Magazine

Atlantic Yards via Google News - January 14, 2018 - 10:37am

The Real Deal Magazine
Farewell, Forest City? MaryAnne Gilmartin may be teaming up with L&L principals on new firm
The Real Deal Magazine
It was first spotted by Norman Oder, the author of the Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park report, who wrote about it for the Bridge on Saturday. Gilmartin and Forest City didn't respond to requests for comment, nor did representatives for L&L. In October, L&L ...

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How an Interior Stylist Decorates Her Own Home - Vogue.com

Prospect Heights via Google News - January 14, 2018 - 9:10am

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How an Interior Stylist Decorates Her Own Home
Vogue.com
All of this is obvious the moment you enter her space, a 1,000-square foot two-bedroom in Brooklyn's Prospect Heights neighborhood that she shares with her partner Michael Smith and two kids (twins, Lucia and Laszlo, age 3). When it came to designing ...